The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Rank 16 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Linux 101 107 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.26% 8.45% 8.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.98% 41.00% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 72 73 66
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
215 261 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.97% 20.60% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 159 186 209
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,158 £23,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,700 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Linux
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Essex region.

Linux Salary Trend in Essex

Linux
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Essex region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Linux Salary Histogram in Essex

Linux
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Essex region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +11 54 £48,750 +39.28%
Brentwood +10 17 - - 1
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £48,500 - 2
Basildon +3 4 - -
Saffron Walden -6 3 £48,500 +7.77% 1
Chelmsford -8 2 £57,500 - 3
Waltham Abbey - 1 £42,500 -
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Linux.

1 93 (55.69%) Oracle
2 73 (43.71%) Windows
3 69 (41.32%) SQL
4 59 (35.33%) Relational Database
5 57 (34.13%) Java
6 50 (29.94%) PL/SQL
7 49 (29.34%) RDBMS
8 46 (27.54%) MySQL
9 43 (25.75%) SQL Server
10 40 (23.95%) Web Services
11 38 (22.75%) Apache
12 36 (21.56%) JBoss
12 36 (21.56%) Oracle Database
13 34 (20.36%) Windows Server
14 33 (19.76%) HTML
15 32 (19.16%) Red Hat
15 32 (19.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 31 (18.56%) SOAP
16 31 (18.56%) ETL
17 30 (17.96%) Degree
18 29 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
19 28 (16.77%) Configuration Management
20 26 (15.57%) JavaScript
21 25 (14.97%) TCP/IP
21 25 (14.97%) GlassFish
22 24 (14.37%) Spring
22 24 (14.37%) Software Engineering
22 24 (14.37%) Tomcat
23 23 (13.77%) J2EE
23 23 (13.77%) CSS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (22.75%) Apache
2 36 (21.56%) JBoss
3 25 (14.97%) GlassFish
4 24 (14.37%) Tomcat
5 20 (11.98%) WebSphere
6 14 (8.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (6.59%) IBM HTTP Server
8 8 (4.79%) Apache Geronimo
9 7 (4.19%) MS Exchange
10 6 (3.59%) Documentum
11 5 (2.99%) SharePoint
11 5 (2.99%) WordPress
12 4 (2.40%) CMS
12 4 (2.40%) IIS
12 4 (2.40%) nginx
13 3 (1.80%) WebLogic
14 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
15 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
15 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
15 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Magento
2 1 (0.60%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.19%) Office 365
2 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.97%) TCP/IP
2 23 (13.77%) Firewall
3 13 (7.78%) DNS
4 11 (6.59%) SNMP
4 11 (6.59%) SSL
5 10 (5.99%) LDAP
6 8 (4.79%) Internet
7 7 (4.19%) HTTP
7 7 (4.19%) SAN
8 5 (2.99%) Kerberos
8 5 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (2.99%) VoIP
9 4 (2.40%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (1.80%) DHCP
11 1 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.60%) FWSM
11 1 (0.60%) NAS
11 1 (0.60%) PBX
11 1 (0.60%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (35.33%) Relational Database
2 49 (29.34%) RDBMS
3 46 (27.54%) MySQL
4 43 (25.75%) SQL Server
5 36 (21.56%) Oracle Database
6 20 (11.98%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (10.78%) Big Data
8 12 (7.19%) CouchDB
8 12 (7.19%) MongoDB
8 12 (7.19%) Neo4j
9 9 (5.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (2.99%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (1.20%) DB2
14 2 (1.20%) FileMaker
15 1 (0.60%) MariaDB
15 1 (0.60%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 17 (10.18%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.39%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.59%) JIRA
3 6 (3.59%) Subversion
4 5 (2.99%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.99%) Gradle
5 4 (2.40%) Gerrit
5 4 (2.40%) HP UFT
5 4 (2.40%) JUnit
6 1 (0.60%) Ant
6 1 (0.60%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.60%) Maven
6 1 (0.60%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (9.58%) Finance
2 15 (8.98%) Electronics
3 9 (5.39%) Automotive
4 8 (4.79%) Retail
5 5 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.40%) Banking
7 3 (1.80%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.80%) Legal
7 3 (1.80%) Marketing
7 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.20%) Military
9 1 (0.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (43.71%) Developer
2 31 (18.56%) Oracle Developer
3 25 (14.97%) Database Developer
3 25 (14.97%) Oracle Database Developer
4 20 (11.98%) Java Developer
5 17 (10.18%) Linux Developer
5 17 (10.18%) Software Engineer
6 16 (9.58%) Administrator
6 16 (9.58%) ETL Developer
6 16 (9.58%) Lead Developer
6 16 (9.58%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 16 (9.58%) SQL Developer
7 15 (8.98%) SQL Database Developer
8 14 (8.38%) Architect
8 14 (8.38%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (7.19%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (6.59%) Embedded Engineer
10 11 (6.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 11 (6.59%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (6.59%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (23.95%) Web Services
2 33 (19.76%) HTML
3 31 (18.56%) SOAP
4 24 (14.37%) Spring
5 23 (13.77%) CSS
5 23 (13.77%) J2EE
6 18 (10.78%) EJB
6 18 (10.78%) Java EE
6 18 (10.78%) JMS
6 18 (10.78%) JSP
6 18 (10.78%) Middleware
6 18 (10.78%) Servlets
6 18 (10.78%) Spring MVC
7 14 (8.38%) XML
8 13 (7.78%) .NET
8 13 (7.78%) AngularJS
8 13 (7.78%) Hibernate
8 13 (7.78%) HTML5
9 12 (7.19%) REST
10 11 (6.59%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.98%) Device Driver
3 14 (8.38%) Data Centre
4 12 (7.19%) CUDA
5 11 (6.59%) Computer Science
6 8 (4.79%) N-Tier
7 6 (3.59%) DataPower
7 6 (3.59%) Fat Client
7 6 (3.59%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.99%) e-Health
8 5 (2.99%) Informatics
9 4 (2.40%) Health Informatics
9 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.40%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.40%) Wiki
10 3 (1.80%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.80%) Blog
10 3 (1.80%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.80%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 73 (43.71%) Windows
2 34 (20.36%) Windows Server
3 32 (19.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (12.57%) Unix
5 13 (7.78%) VxWorks
6 9 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.99%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.99%) Ubuntu
8 5 (2.99%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.99%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.80%) CentOS
10 2 (1.20%) Android
10 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.20%) SUSE
11 1 (0.60%) AIX
11 1 (0.60%) Debian
11 1 (0.60%) HPUX
11 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.56%) ETL
2 29 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.77%) Configuration Management
4 24 (14.37%) Software Engineering
5 20 (11.98%) MVC
6 14 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (8.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 14 (8.38%) OO
6 14 (8.38%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (8.38%) SOA
7 12 (7.19%) Capacity Management
7 12 (7.19%) Web Development
8 11 (6.59%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (5.99%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.79%) Change Control
11 7 (4.19%) Data Management
12 6 (3.59%) BCP
12 6 (3.59%) ITIL
12 6 (3.59%) Open Source
13 5 (2.99%) Brand Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (41.32%) SQL
2 57 (34.13%) Java
3 50 (29.94%) PL/SQL
4 26 (15.57%) JavaScript
5 20 (11.98%) Python
6 18 (10.78%) Perl
6 18 (10.78%) T-SQL
7 16 (9.58%) Shell Script
8 14 (8.38%) C++
8 14 (8.38%) Embedded C
9 13 (7.78%) C
9 13 (7.78%) PHP
10 4 (2.40%) C#
10 4 (2.40%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.40%) VB
10 4 (2.40%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.40%) VC++
11 2 (1.20%) AWK
11 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (17.96%) Degree
2 5 (2.99%) OCP
2 5 (2.99%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (2.99%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.40%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.20%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.20%) RHCE
5 1 (0.60%) CISSP
5 1 (0.60%) GSEC
5 1 (0.60%) MCITP
5 1 (0.60%) MCSE
5 1 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.40%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.59%) vSphere
2 9 (5.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.59%) Docker
3 6 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.99%) Firmware
4 5 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.99%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.60%) HDFS
6 1 (0.60%) KVM
6 1 (0.60%) LXC
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.60%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (8.38%) SCCM
1 14 (8.38%) SCOM
2 13 (7.78%) Nagios
3 7 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (3.59%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.59%) NetBackup
4 6 (3.59%) Puppet
5 4 (2.40%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (2.40%) OpenView
5 4 (2.40%) Opsview
5 4 (2.40%) Tivoli
5 4 (2.40%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.60%) Ansible
7 1 (0.60%) Graphite
7 1 (0.60%) Mesos
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 93 (55.69%) Oracle
2 32 (19.16%) Red Hat
3 18 (10.78%) VMware
4 11 (6.59%) Citrix
4 11 (6.59%) Intel
4 11 (6.59%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.39%) IBM
6 7 (4.19%) Symantec
7 6 (3.59%) Cisco
8 5 (2.99%) Atlassian
8 5 (2.99%) HP
8 5 (2.99%) Sophos
8 5 (2.99%) WatchGuard
9 4 (2.40%) BMC
9 4 (2.40%) CA
9 4 (2.40%) Compuware
9 4 (2.40%) Dynatrace
9 4 (2.40%) F5
9 4 (2.40%) Nimsoft
9 4 (2.40%) Splunk
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